April 2014 WAH Report

Since I am already doing posts on my blogging income on Amablogger.com, I have also decided to do a post on this blog on all of the ways I make extra money from home

If your only interest is in the blogging income, I suggest you check out the post on Amablogger as I go into more detail on . . . → Read More: April 2014 WAH Report

Eleanor Roosevelt said: “A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” Tell us about a time you felt your strength.

Eleanor Roosevelt said: “A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” Tell us about a time you felt your strength.

As a parent, I feel my strength practically everyday.

Especially as a single parent.

Oh, their father is in the picture but all of the day to day living and even most of the tough . . . → Read More: Eleanor Roosevelt said: “A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” Tell us about a time you felt your strength.

I Stand Between My Kids and Trouble

Y’all are just gonna have to forgive any grammatical or typographical errors in this post.

Robbery not allowed (Photo credit: Arenamontanus)

I am just so steamed up that my mind is going faster than my fingers can type.

I do not live in the the best neighborhood to begin with.

Yet, I have lived here 10 years ad had nary a bit of trouble.

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Netflix is loosing its stars….

I was extremely excited to receive both a free month of Netflix and hundreds of points from Swagbucks.

Especially as when I looked, there was True Blood.

True Blood…sign me up…

But…guess what….No True Blood.

Well, kinda….if I wanted to pay extra to have the dvds mailed to me.

Uh, no thanks…

(Psst. I can’t comfirm this but I heard that if you . . . → Read More: Netflix is loosing its stars….

…but I don’t hate the savings!

I think I hate couponing…

Making sure that I get a paper every Sunday (or shelling out the bucks for a subscription!)…

Feeling the need to actually read the newspaper because I paid for it…

Checking out the sales ads to see what is on sale that I already have a coupon for…

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Cutting out all of the coupons…

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Do your kids get along?

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I am fond of telling my youngest two children that they fight like they are related.

I only step in if the argument turns vicious or, well, if they are plain ol’ gettin’ on my nerves! Lol.

The most important thing to me is that they learn how to argue productively without going nasty and that if any body tries to start something with one then they are starting . . . → Read More: Do your kids get along?